Airport Planning, Construction Trades (All), Facilities Manager
4 Year Degree
This position is responsible for the leadership and management duties of all airside facilities maintenance activities including, fleet garage activities, airfield taxiway/runway repair, maintenance and painting, pavement and grounds maintenance, and high voltage substation/electric systems. Work also includes oversight of construction maintenance repair projects, computerized work order and reporting system, and serving in special work groups requiring multi-disciplinary participation and the oversight of capital projects within the organization. The position also assists with and coordinates capital improvement projects with other departments as required. Collaboration with others and the ability to create a professional working environment is a key component of this position. The work is performed following clearly defined management and administrative principles and polices and involves a large variety of situations requiring the frequent use of judgement in search of solutions. Represents the Director of Facilities in his/her absence. Position is on call 24-hours a day, 7-days per week.
Bachelor’s degree with preferred major in business, aviation, industrial maintenance, or facility management with ten (10) years of professional experience in a leadership position at a commercial service airport, military, or while employed in a campus like organization.
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) badge.
Florida Class E Driver's License required and must be maintained
American Association of Airport Executive Certified Member (CM), Accredited Airport Executive (AAE), or International Airport Professional (IAP) is strongly preferred
Internal Number: 1728
About Jacksonville Aviation Authority
The JAA is an independent government agency created by the Florida legislature. It operates as a landlord, managing the upkeep, improvement and expansion of its facilities, and coordinating the use of the same by private companies. JAA owns the runways, hangars, passenger terminal buildings, airport grounds and road connections to the public highway system. We provide and maintain the terminals and their equipment, and manage the overall use of the facilities.
We are passionate about our performance, embracing a commitment to quality in all that we do. We strive for excellence in everything, going beyond daily to ensure the top quality our customers have come to expect from us. We live by our motto, “One Team, One Direction.”